Police arrested a Pearl Street woman after she reporting assaulted four Newton Police officers on Saturday.
Police responded to Pearl Street about a disturbance in the street. A woman, Alicia Clarke, of 248 Pearl St., Newton, allegedly yelled from her balcony at police and officers reportedly told her several times to go into her residence.
When the woman continued, police went into the residence to remove the woman from the balcony. The woman resisted when police asked her to put her hands behind her back and she kicked officers as they attempted to handcuff her, according to police.
She scremed profanities at officers and spit on one officer. She also kicked another officer in the crotch and spit in that officer’s face, said police.
Police arrested Clarke and charged her with disturbing the peace, four counts of assault and battery on a police officer, four counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and resisting arrest.